July 31, 2013 “The mystery is that people who have never heard of God and those who have heard of him all their lives (what I’ve been calling outsiders and insiders) stand on the same ground before God. They get the same offer, same help, same promises in Christ Jesus. The Message is accessible and … Continue reading

Finders Keepers ….

July 29, 2013 “Seek God while he’s here to be found, pray to him while he’s close at hand. Let the wicked abandon their way of thinking. Let them come back to God, who is merciful, come back to our God, who is lavish with forgiveness.” Isaiah 55:6-7 The Message The God of the Old … Continue reading Finders Keepers ….

A God-formed life …

July 26, 2013 “God will form you as a people holy to him, just as he promised you, if you keep the commandments of God, your God, and live the way he has shown you. All the peoples on Earth will see you living under the Name of God and hold you in respectful awe” … Continue reading A God-formed life …

Is This For Real…?

July 24, 2013 “…Christ in you, the hope of glory.” Colossians 1:27 New American Standard It is life-changing real. It is so real that God uses everything in your life .. good parts of you .. bad parts of you (yes .. there are flaws and flat spots in your life) .. barely noticeable and … Continue reading Is This For Real…?

God is for you …

July 23, 2013 “God knew what he was doing from the very beginning. He decided from the outset to shape the lives of those who love him along the same lines as the life of his Son…” Romans 8:29 The Message It is not a question: God is for you today. Privately .. many carry … Continue reading God is for you …